powerpc-linux port

Simon Marlow simonmar@microsoft.com
Mon, 29 Apr 2002 17:50:49 +0100

> No, actually I'd like to have GHC, because many libraries I want to
> use depend on it. But good that you point this out, maybe it would be
> possible to have NHC compile GHC... Although the FAQ says it=20
> would most probably not work.

It most *definitely* would not work ;-)

To bootstrap the unregisterised version, I suggest starting from version
4.08.2.  The reason is that bootstrapping more recent versions from .hc
files is significantly more difficult (but hopefully should get easier
again soon...).